My Top 100: #18 – Mortal Kombat II

  I never had time to “mentally prepare” myself for Mortal Kombat before it came out.  There were plenty of other fighting games with realistic digitized graphics, and none of them looked particularly great to me.  There was no use getting… Read More

My Top 100: #60 – Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks

  I make no effort to hide the fact that I love the Mortal Kombat universe.  I find absolutely everything about it riveting, but I consider it a bit of a guilty pleasure. To begin with, the characters’ storylines all seem plucked from thin… Read More

My Top 100: #72 – Mortal Kombat (1992)

  I know this version of the game was mostly known as the weakest due to censorship, but let’s face the facts – in terms of sound and graphics, the Super NES port of Mortal Kombat was the… Read More

My Top 100: #89 – Mortal Kombat (2011)

  Isn’t fan service awesome?  Mortal Kombat (often called MK9 for short) delivered pretty much everything the typical old school MK fan was looking for. Mortal Kombat: Armageddon was intended to be the last hurrah for the series when… Read More

So long, paper manuals!

I recently purchased Mortal Kombat 9 – or is it Mortal Kombat (2011), or maybe Mortal Kombat: The Second One, but not II – and noticed there was no instruction booklet that came with it.  Thinking that I… Read More